Iran, Iraq in new war of words

Sept. 2, 2002 at 2:05 PM
Sign up for our Security newsletter

TEHRAN, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Hamid Reza Asefi on Monday accused the Iraqi government of offering the biggest service to Israel by invading Kuwait in 1990 and starting a war with Iran in 1980. His remarks came after Iraqi Vice President Taha Yassin Ramadan said that Iranians were "allies of Zionists."

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for more news from
Related UPI Stories
share with facebook
share with twitter
Trending Stories